Monthly Archives: May 2012

The 2012 Penn-York Rally Results

The Northeast Rally Club, which I am a member of, held the Penn-York Rally in Beach Lake, Pennsylvania: May 18-20, 2012.  This is one of two rallies that the Northeast Rally Club typically hold each year. I got a few … Continue reading

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The Vincent Comet: The Black Shadow’s Half Brother

I attended the 2012 British Iron Association of Massachusetts’ Spring Bike Show in Oxford, MA.  I was pleased to see a Vincent Comet on display.  Unfortunately the 500cc Vincent Comet has spent its life in the shadow of the more well-known and … Continue reading

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More Car-Related Record Album Covers

Jim Blumenfeld is very interesting fellow who you can see as a Stage Captain at the New England Forest Rally, Stage Captain at all of the Rally New York events, and he has driven the pace car at SCCA events at the … Continue reading

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The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL: The Most Desireable 20th Century Sports Car?

In the early 1950s Mercedes-Benz built a very successful racing sports car that did well at Le Mans, the Nurburgring, and at the Carrera Panamericana in Mexico.  From this base car, Mercedes-Benz decided to develop a production version of the 300 … Continue reading

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Cadillac Potpourri From the 2012 Cadillac Day at the Larz Anderson Museum

This past Sunday I went for a motorcycle ride to the Larz Anderson Museum of Transportation in Brookline, Massachusetts.  The museum was celebrating Cadillac Day with a collection of Cadillac and LaSalle cars on the lawn around the museum.  This was … Continue reading

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MG Arnolt on Display At Larz Anderson Museum

This weekend I went to the Larz Anderson Museum of Transportation in Brookline, Massachusetts to attend Cadillac Day, one of their many lawn events that are held throughout the summer.  After I had checked out the numerous Cadillacs on display … Continue reading

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Dan Knott: Chrysler Executive Passes

In the most recent issue of Autoweek magazine there was a brief note about the passing of Chrysler executive Dan Knott.  I did not know Dan very well, but I recall competing against him at Targa Newfoundland, when he was there as … Continue reading

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